Parts of Archuleta County no longer an Enterprise Zone


At its Tuesday night meeting, the Pagosa Springs Town Council heard a report from Laura Lewis Marchino, the assistant director of the Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado (Region 9), concerning the recent redistricting of its Enterprise Zone status.

Region 9 covers the five counties, 10 municipalities and two tribes in southwest Colorado and has served as the Southwest Enterprise Zone administrator since 1989, overseeing the state’s Enterprise Zone Tax Credit program, which is meant to encourage investment and assist businesses in economically distressed areas of the state.

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